Course & Degrees

Department Name Centre for Professional Ethics; School of Nursing & Caring Sciences
Institution Name University of Central Lancashire

Departmental Information

Department Profile The Centre is an internationally known research institution at the University of Central Lancashire in Preston. Since its establishment in 1993, it has gained a reputation for excellence in applied philosophy, particularly in bioethics and global ethics.
Faculty Teaching Staff Doris Schroeder; Thomas Pogge; Miltos Ladikas; Michael Parker (Visiting Professor)
Research Staff David Coles; Julie Cook Lucas; Cathy Lennon;
Areas of Expertise Applied ethics; Global Justice, particularly justice in health care; Medical ethics; Research Ethics; Science Governance; Risk assessment and communication; Capacity Building; Global Biopolitics; Science Policy and Ethics; Technology Assessment; User representation and involvement in the development and delivery of health services (particularly as related to women’s health);
Research Degrees Opportunities for research in Philosophy of Science and History of Technology and Medicine

Contact Details

Contact Name Prof. Doris Schroeder (Head of Centre)
Postal Address Centre for Professional Ethics, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 2HE
Phone +44 (0)1772 892550
Email [email protected] (Prof. Doris Schroeder)